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Japanese food companies hope to expand ASEAN presence through Oishii Japan fair

SINGAPORE: Southeast Asians seem to love Japanese food, and Japanese companies want to grow that pie. The third instalment of Oishii Japan, which has become the largest Japanese food and beverage showcase outside the country, opened its doors to trade visitors looking for business partners in Singapore on Thursday (Oct 16). 続きを読む Japanese food companies hope to expand ASEAN presence through Oishii Japan fair

Eating Halal: Japanese Cuisine Becoming More Accessible to Muslim Tourists

Halal cuisine has become a hot topic in Japan—and not just by coincidence. The Japanese government has set a target of welcoming 20 million visitors annually by 2020, the year Tokyo hosts the Olympic and Paralympic games, and as the economies of Japan’s Asian neighbors continue to grow, travelers hailing from Malaysia, Indonesia, and other Southeast Asian countries possessing large Islamic populations are expected to increase significantly. 続きを読む Eating Halal: Japanese Cuisine Becoming More Accessible to Muslim Tourists